• Nuggets sign Emmanuel Mudiay to multiyear deal

    DENVER (AP) — The Denver Nuggets signed top pick Emmanuel Mudiay to a multiyear deal Friday.

  • Warriors acquire Jason Thompson from 76ers for Wallace

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Golden State Warriors have acquired forward/center Jason Thompson from the Philadelphia 76ers for forward Gerald Wallace, the player they had just received from Boston in the David Lee deal.

  • In this March 30, 2011 file photo, Texas Legends head coach Nancy Lieberman, center, leads her team during a time out in an NBA Development League basketball game against the Springfield Armor in Frisco, Texas.  A person with knowledge of the decision says Lieberman has agreed to become an assistant coach with the Sacramento Kings, joining Becky Hammon of the San Antonio Spurs as another female NBA assistant coach. The Kings were expected to make a formal announcement later Friday, July 31, 2015, the person said, speaking on condition of anonymity because the team hadn't made it official. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File)

    AP Source: Nancy Lieberman to become a Kings assistant coach

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — New Sacramento Kings assistant Nancy Lieberman recalls a conversation with Pat Riley a couple of years back when she explained to the Miami Heat executive how much she wanted to keep coaching at basketball’s highest level.

  • Pittsburgh extends McConnell-Serio’s contract through 2021

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh and women’s basketball coach Suzie McConnell-Serio have reached an agreement on a new contract that will run through the 2020-21 season.

  • Thunder sign forward Josh Huestis

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma City Thunder have signed Montana native Josh Huestis to a four-year contract.

  • NBA player Evan Turner of Boston Celtics, watches kids juggle balls during their visit at the newly built Boys and Girls Club at Protea Glen in Soweto, South Africa, Thursday, July 30, 2015. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and 20 top NBA players, led by Paul and two-time All Star Luol Deng, are in Johannesburg for the exhibition game Saturday featuring Team World versus Team Africa.  (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)

    NBA in Africa: Visiting Mandela’s house and planning safaris

    JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Chris Paul keeps waking up in his hotel at 3 a.m. because of jet-lag and is wiped, though it hasn’t stopped him getting out and visiting the house where Nelson Mandela lived.

  • Mavericks sign 7-2 Tunisian center Salah Mejri

    DALLAS (AP) — The Mavericks have signed Tunisian center Salah Mejri from Real Madrid in the Spanish League.

  • In this Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015 file photo, Atlanta Hawks forward Mike Scott (32) drives against Boston Celtics forward Brandon Bass (30) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Boston. Atlanta Hawks forward Mike Scott has been arrested on drug charges, Thursday, July 30, 2015. Police say Mike Scott is charged with felony possession of marijuana and possession of a Schedule I drug. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)

    Hawks F Mike Scott arrested on drug charges in NE Georgia

    ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Hawks forward Mike Scott has been arrested on drug charges.

  • Suns make series of coaching, front-office moves

    PHOENIX (AP) — The Phoenix Suns have added Nate Bjorkgren and former NBA players Earl Watson and Corey Gaines to Jeff Hornacek’s coaching staff and shifted Mark West from the bench back to the front office as vice president of player relations.

  • Iowa Energy hire Nicki Gross as assistant coach

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Nicki Gross has been named an assistant coach with the Iowa Energy, making her the only female to fill that role in the NBA D-League.